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Oct 29 2019 | Posted In: In the News
Stanford sociologist and King Center faculty affiliate Andrew Walder finds that contrary to many published narratives, China’s Cultural Revolution was a rebellion that unfolded from within the party state, with party cadres seizing power from their superiors.
Oct 17 2019 | Posted In: Student Profiles
Oct 16 2019 | Posted In: Student Profiles
Stanford students Micheal Brown and Kayley Miller recount their experiences on a Journey of Inquiry to Mexico City, learning about how entrepreneurs overcome the challenges of growing small businesses. 
Oct 16 2019 | Posted In: In the News
A new study co-authored by King Center faculty affiliate Erin Mordecai found a direct relationship between deforestation and the transmission of malaria by mosquitoes.
Oct 9 2019 | Posted In: Student Profiles
River development interventions, such as dams, impact multiple facets of river systems including food production, energy generation, water availability, and public health outcomes, often in unanticipated ways.  
Oct 7 2019 | Posted In: Research Spotlights
By discerning patterns in satellite imagery, King Center faculty affiliates Stefano Ermon, Pascaline Dupas, Marshall Burke, David Lobell, and Jeremy Weinstein hope to help national leaders and international agencies assist poverty-stricken regions.
Sep 30 2019 | Posted In: Announcements
As the new academic year begins, King Center interim director Jessica Leino gives an update on the Center's expanding faculty and student programs, research opportunities and newest colleagues.
Sep 24 2019 | Posted In: Impact Stories, In the News
Some spice processors in Bangladesh use an industrial lead chromate pigment to imbue turmeric with a bright yellow color prized for curries and other traditional dishes, elevating blood lead levels in Bangladeshis.